From the Dayton Herald dated March 27, 1930:
Mr. N. L. Henry known to all of Rhea County as “Uncle Newt” died at his home on Washington pike late Friday afternoon.
Uncle Newt is one of Rhea’s oldest citizens, having lived here since his birth July 15, 1853. During this time he has gained many friends which showed their loyalty during his sickness and death.
He was a member of the First Baptist church which he joined several years ago. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. N. L. Henry, three sons, R. T. of Dayton, S.L. of Dallas, Texas and W. A. of Chicago. One daughter, Mrs. Pearl Parker of Hiener, Ky. also great grand children.